The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Douglas Dynamics's revenues will wane -9.8% and EPS will compress -43.2%.
The average estimate for revenue is $59.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.25.
Last quarter, Douglas Dynamics logged revenue of $14.1 million. GAAP reported sales were 65% higher than the prior-year quarter's $8.6 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at -$0.13. GAAP EPS were -$0.15 for Q1 versus -$0.20 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 30.6%, 930 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -20.4%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -24.1%, much better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $178.8 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.49.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 44 members out of 48 rating the stock outperform, and four members rating it underperform. Among 16 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 15 give Douglas Dynamics a green thumbs-up, and one give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Douglas Dynamics is outperform, with an average price target of $16.00.
Can your portfolio provide you with enough income to last through retirement? You'll need more than Douglas Dynamics. Learn how to maximize your investment income and "Secure Your Future With 9 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks." Click here for instant access to this free report.
- Add Douglas Dynamics to My Watchlist.
Seth Jayson had no position in any company mentioned here at the time of publication. You can view his stock holdings here. He is co-advisor of Motley Fool Hidden Gems, which provides new small-cap ideas every month, backed by a real-money portfolio. The Motley Fool recommends Douglas Dynamics. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.